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ness_2 OWC
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Kia Ora my great grandmother was a Campbell ( Kemara ) is there any whanau out there that has Kemara whanau whakapapa from Logan Campbell his son was Alex Campbell who had my great grandmother Peti Campbell i think her brother was Eru Campbell who married Hine Poutu of Te Araroa

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Posted : 05 September, 2006 5:16 pm
peti OWC
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Kia ora ness_2,

Sorry this is not directly relevant to your question on Logan Campbell. I am related to the Kemara whanau, through Raiha Kemara (Campbell) nee Hill/Biddle and Makauria Kemara (Campbell). She was an older sister to my mother. Looking to contact my cousins. All the best with your search.

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Posted : 11 September, 2006 7:15 pm
ness_2 OWC
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Kia Ora whanaunga no doubt we are of the same tree. However i know there are alot of whanau in Taranaki as well this is where Michael Campbell ( the golfer ) he desends from Logan Campbell to. My understanding is Logan Campbell had a son Alex who married Te Opetaua of Te Ati Awa and a majority of the Campbells come from this union ? but not sure myself still trying to peice things together. Are you a coastie kemara ? my Kemara whanau are on the east coast. Good luck with your search as well
Heoi ness

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Posted : 12 September, 2006 3:21 pm
Kina
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contact me for imformation

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Posted : 12 September, 2006 3:25 pm
Wiremu Teohomauri OWC
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Kia ora
It was actally Logan Campbell himself who had a liaison with Te Atiawa woman Opetaua. From this union came Areka (Alex) Campbell who married Merekauri Waipata of Ruatoria producing 5 sons and 2 daughters including Eru Waipata Campbell and Peti Campbell. Eru married Heni Poutu of Wharekahika and I have no details on who Heni married or who her descendants are

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Posted : 05 December, 2007 12:27 pm
Nani OWC
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Kia ora ness2, my hubby is a Campbell from Ruatoria. His koro was Thomas whose father was John whose father was Alexander.
Alexander came out from Scotland & jumped ship in Auckland about 1870's. He married Horiana Patonga at Whangaparaoa BOP & settled near Putaanga marae as Alexander was a sheperd at the time. They had 3 sons & 5 daughters.
Alexander's parents were Alexander Campbell & Jane (nee McCallum) but they didnt come to NZ. Alex died at Te Arai Poverty Bay 1903 & is buried at Houhoupiko Cemetery, Gisborne in an unmarked grave.
Email me for any other info, you could be related, only thing is this family doesnt call themselves Kemara.

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Posted : 18 December, 2007 8:13 am
rarere OWC
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kia ora my kuia Apikara was a descendant of Alexander Campbell and Jane McCallum they had a son called John who married Hopaea Te Kauru then then they had a son named John aka Teone who married Hana Bartlett

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Posted : 26 December, 2007 12:41 pm
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